Sat, 12th Sep 2020 10:00

Fine Art & Antiques

  Lot 1294

Sold for £160

Lot details

A William IV needlework alphabet, verse and picture sampler, completed by Eliza Bearn aged 10 years on August 1st 1832, 32 x 42cm. Read about the tragic story of the Bearn family on our website.

Condition report

Small losses to upper and lower right corners, and along bottom edge to lower left corner.

Losses to edge at 10 o'clock.

All central areas appear good.

No apparent restoration.

Some light and consistent fading and discolouration all over.

In modern frame.

Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.


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